EarthBound Alternatives for Nintendo DS

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EarthBound or also known as Mother 2 is a JRPG (Japanese Role Playing Game) developed as a joint venture by Ape Inc. and HAL Laboratories. The game allows the player to be the main character of the game named as Ness and accompany a party of four individuals… read more
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2 Games Like EarthBound for Nintendo DS

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1. Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Darkness

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Darkness is a Role-playing, Rough-like, Fighting and Single-player video game developed by Chunsoft and published by The Pokémon Company. The game offers the similar gameplay to its previous entries, but the story provides more emphasis on navigation rather than saving. The story is similar centering on a human turned into a Pokémon with his companion monster. The game casts the player in the role of the human, who has been transformed into a Pokémon, whose type is selected by a test. It takes place in the procedurally generated dungeons and lets the player interact with other creatures, join allies and prepare for the adventure. Explore the environment from an isometric perspective, fulfill his quests to earn money and points and use them to unlock further content in the game. The player has to find artifacts, interact with Pokémon, and participate his turn-based combat to show off his abilities. With enhanced mechanics, addictive gameplay, smooth controls, and exciting features, Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Darkness is the best game for those who love playing Rough-like games with Role-playing elements.

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2. Contact

Contact is a Role-playing, Single and Multiplayer video game developed by Grasshopper Manufacture. The game offers exciting story revolving around a scientist called Professor and his efforts to find the cells on a strange planet. According to the story, the professor explores the space environment to find the mysterious enemy called Cosmic Nihilist Organization (CosmoNots). Due to some technical problem the professor must land his ship on any planet. He lands on a planet where he loses his cell that provides the power his ship. He is stranded on a strange planet. The professor finds a boy named Terry who is a young boy and agrees to help the professor in finding the cells and exploring the planet. Explore the game world, traverse through deadly areas, face strange creatures and accomplish your tasks to earn points. Contact offers core features such as Abundant Gameplay, Dual Screen Features, Real-time Combat System, Mission Maps, Gather Items, Hunt Monsters, Mini-games and more. Try it out, and you’ll surely enjoy it.

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More About EarthBound

EarthBound or also known as Mother 2 is a JRPG (Japanese Role Playing Game) developed as a joint venture by Ape Inc. and HAL Laboratories. The game allows the player to be the main character of the game named as Ness and accompany a party of four individuals. Their task is to explore the world and collect various types of melodies to defeat the Evil Alien Force of Giygas. EarthBound is the second game in the series and only game in the series that was released in English. According to the storyline of the game, EarthBound tells the story about the events that took place five years after the events of Mother. The player is directed to act as a young boy Ness who goes on to investigate a meteorite crash in a nearby area. Pokey, a neighborhood friend, accompanies Ness. During the investigation, ness finds out that an alien force of unknown origins has turned the world into a dark place and all the living beings are converted into gory manipulated creatures. As a bee from the future tells Ness that the only way to eliminate the Alien threat is to collect melodies in a Sound of Stone, Ness starts off his journey with Pokey. On the way, more characters join Ness and he continues his journey to collect the Melodies and encounters the Aliens and other obstacles. EarthBound offers a bizarre but interesting story filled with all kinds of wonderful things, great characters, beautiful visuals, and interesting story-based gameplay. Try it out and enjoy the ultimate RPG fun.

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